Conic Sections

Conic Sections

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Conic sections are graceful curves that can be defined in several ways and constructed by a wide variety of means. Most importantly, when a plane intersects a cone, the outline of a conic section results. This book will attempt the observation and manipulation of conic sections via their many definitions.
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Contents

Conic Sections Introduction

Types of Conic Sections

Features of Conic Sections

Conic Sections as Algebraic Relations

Other Systems

Example Problems

Conclusion

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